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cutting your cloth

Take 4: Homes for every budget around Ireland

Here is our pick of properties from €250,000… up to €1 million.

GETTING INTO THE property market can be a daunting experience. Here we try and make it a bit easier – and bring you four of the best properties on the market around the country this week.

Under €250,000

Donegal, Gortnabrad – €165,000

This house would be ideal for someone looking to escape the pressures of city living. The four-bedroomed property comes in ‘turn-key’ condition and looks out over the sea. It also has its own wood-burning stove and sits within landscaped gardens.

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Under €500,000

Offaly, Tullamore – €299,950

You’ll find your money starts going a lot further once you venture outside of the capital. For the price of what would probably be a two-bedroomed semi in Dublin, you can get your hands on this Spanish/ Tuscan-influenced villa in Offaly. At €299,950, this house comes with four bedrooms, and is located conveniently to the towns Tullamore and Killeigh.

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Under €750,000

Dublin city, Ranalagh – €650,000

This property in Ranalagh, central Dublin will appeal to those prioritising style, design and location over space. Located off of Leeson Street – the property is within walking distance of St Stephen’s Green and Donnybrook. The property is only ten years old and comes with an east-facing garden.

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Under €1 million

Meath, Navan – €950,000

If you happen to have close to a million euro lying around in change – this manor house in Co Meath might appeal. Situated in five acres of its own grounds – ‘Wilkinstown House‘ was built in the late 18th century and comes with a modern interior. It comes with a paddock at the front of the house that has the potential for being converted to use with horses.

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Read: The week in the property market in 3 graphics

Also: The Viewing: Your vital round-up of property news from the week